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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Riverton Regional Airport (KRIW)

Lat: 43.06219°NLon: 108.44701°WElev: 5443.0ft.

Clear

52°F

11°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed NNW 9 MPH
Barometer 29.9 in (1012.53 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 08:53 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Riverton WY

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a north wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 8pm and 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 18 mph becoming west northwest 6 to 11 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a north wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Breezy.
    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a north wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Northeast wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a north wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 8pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 18 mph becoming west northwest 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a north wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a north wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Northeast wind 7 to 13 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Riverton WY
 43.04°N 108.41°W (Elev. 5046 ft)
8:13 am MDT Apr 16, 2024
9am MDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm MDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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